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Thoughts on American Sniper

My reaction when I heard the slate of Best Picture nominees was “UGH FINE I will go see American Sniper.” Mark and I try to see all the Best Picture nominees every year, and while some of them are a challenge, we had no excuse for missing this one. 569 more words


Cat and Cat: David Lynch or An Unhealthy Fascination With Dick?

Pausing in the doorway to the den, she asked,”Why are you watching the end of Nine and a Half Weeks?”

“I’m trying to figure out what the hell happened to Mickey Rourke.” I sipped my coffee without looking up at her. 376 more words


From Page to Screen -- 2015 Movie Adaptations

No matter how many times they disappoint me, I still find myself get a little bit excited whenever a book is getting adapted into a movie. 544 more words


Ten Books That Would Make Great Movies

Happy Tuesday! This is my first Top Ten Tuesday in what feels like ages, and there’s no set topic this week, so I figured I could find something to dive back in with. 392 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

Movie Musicals: Into the Woods Annie

This past week I had the opportunity to see several movies, including the musicals: Into the Woods and Annie. I don’t recall seeing Into the Woods before, but I knew the general plot of rewriting the old fairytales. 522 more words


Slightly Zany Cinematic Orphanage

Much to my surprise, I could not find any existing Internet reference to this intriguing quote by the novelist Alistair MacLean concerning movie adaptations of his books. 197 more words